Competition Winners 2015

After eleven full-on days for team Flatpack, the festival is being packed up for another year. Furniture and films are being returned, ...

Halfway

Many cups of coffee have been consumed, van loads of furniture and tech have been loaded and unloaded countless times, venues have been ...

Build your own paper cinema

As part of tomorrow’s Celluloid City activities at the Barber, you can have a go at constructing your own Odeon Kingstanding. ...

Flatpack 9: The First Weekend

This morning the solar eclipse heralded the beginning of the second day of Flatpack 9. With fittingly blue skies over Birmingham, the ...

…and we’re off!

As you probably guessed from all the cosmic activity (aurora, eclipses), the ninth Flatpack Film Festival is nigh. Tonight we embark on ...

Flatpack inspired posters

       A lovely email dropped into our inbox the other day. A group of West Midlands-based illustrators have re-imagined poster designs ...

Get Involved at Flatpack 9

This year, as ever, there are opportunities galore for all you cinephiles and future filmmakers to get involved at Flatpack. Whether ...

Full programme now live

After many a late night we are delighted to get the festival programme to you in record time. The full 2015 programme is now online and ...

London Warm Up

With our ninth festival coming up next month (19-29, if you had forgotten…), on Friday 6 March we are heading down to the Hackney ...

Highlights & Flatpass on sale

*Twirls proudly*…A new year and a new festival identity, how do we look? Ten festival highlights are now on sale. These include ...

Call for Volunteers

It’s that time again where we’re looking for your help to assist us with this year’s festival. The full programme ...

WFMU, benshi and zoetropes

Before Christmas we announced a few Flatpack 9 highlights with our first peek post. Since then, the festive season has become a distant ...

Flatpack 9: A First Peek

Forget shopping days till Christmas; there are only 90 sleeps until Flatpack no.9! More details will appear here in the new year as we ...

Programme Assistant Wanted

Flatpack 9 is now approaching fast and we’re on the lookout for a super Programme Assistant to join us at this exciting time. You ...

Flatpack December

The mornings are getting frostier and it is starting to feel a bit festive in the Flatpack office with the arrival of Miss Clara Bow in ...

Half Term Family Fun

It’s that time again – half term – and if you’re wondering what to do with the family this week then look no further; Flatpack have a ...